The first table below looks at the demand for CCDP in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCDP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South West region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
Rank - 122 138
Contract jobs citing CCDP 0 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.043% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.15% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 7
Average daily rate - £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £255 £385
% change year-on-year
+32.35% -33.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £180.00 £22.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
+718.18% -49.71%
Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1034 666 1145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 31.22% 28.63% 31.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 595 365 597
Average daily rate £350 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 42 94
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
CCDP
England

CCDP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCDP across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCDP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

CCDP
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CCDP across the South West region.

CCDP Daily Rate Trend in the South West

CCDP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CCDP across the South West region.

CCDP Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

CCDP
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCDP within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - - - -
Devon - - - -
Wiltshire - - - - 1
CCDP
England

CCDP
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing CCDP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CCDP.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Avaya
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) CCDA
2 2 (66.67%) Nortel
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Network Design
2 2 (66.67%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (66.67%) UAG
2 2 (66.67%) Lync
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (33.33%) CCDE
3 1 (33.33%) CCVP
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Validation

CCDP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing CCDP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CCDP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Design Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Expert
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCDA
3 1 (33.33%) CCDE
3 1 (33.33%) CCVP
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Forefront TMG
1 2 (66.67%) UAG
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Avaya
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Nortel
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft